The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 621 638 673
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +35
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.047% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.016% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 21
Median salary £23,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
2G
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6289 6964 7873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.92% 15.66% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5402 5893 6525
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in London

2G
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the London region.

2G Salary Trend in London

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for 2G.

1 21 (87.50%) 3G
2 20 (83.33%) 4G
3 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 15 (62.50%) Internet
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) PSTN
5 11 (45.83%) LTE
6 10 (41.67%) Time Management
6 10 (41.67%) Android
6 10 (41.67%) Mac OS
6 10 (41.67%) Openreach
6 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) WAN
6 10 (41.67%) POP3
6 10 (41.67%) SMTP
6 10 (41.67%) CRM
6 10 (41.67%) ADSL
6 10 (41.67%) Broadband
6 10 (41.67%) LAN
6 10 (41.67%) DNS
6 10 (41.67%) B2B
6 10 (41.67%) LLU
6 10 (41.67%) IMAP
7 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
7 9 (37.50%) SMPP
7 9 (37.50%) TCAP
7 9 (37.50%) SCCP
7 9 (37.50%) INAP

2G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) 3G
2 20 (83.33%) 4G
3 15 (62.50%) Internet
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) LTE
4 11 (45.83%) PSTN
4 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (41.67%) ADSL
5 10 (41.67%) Broadband
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) IMAP
5 10 (41.67%) LAN
5 10 (41.67%) LLU
5 10 (41.67%) POP3
5 10 (41.67%) SMTP
5 10 (41.67%) WAN
6 9 (37.50%) SCCP
6 9 (37.50%) SMPP
6 9 (37.50%) TCAP
6 9 (37.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) ProClarity
General
1 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Operations Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Technical Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Technical Operations Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Finance Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Finance Systems Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Management Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Android
2 10 (41.67%) Mac OS
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) B2B
1 10 (41.67%) CRM
1 10 (41.67%) Time Management
2 9 (37.50%) Defect Management
3 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Test Management
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 4 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Practice Management
7 2 (8.33%) System Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) ISEB
1 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Openreach
2 5 (20.83%) Agilent
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
North West London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20230 - £20730 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago